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Production Helpers

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $14.85
Statewide median: $23.81

 

This career pays well below the statewide median wage.


Wages for Production Helpers *

Area Low Median High
U S
$14.14 $15.00 $18.57
Minnesota
$14.34 $14.85 $18.47
Central Minnesota
$13.72 $14.91 $18.48
Northeast Minnesota
$14.73 $14.80 $21.03
Northwest Minnesota
$13.42 $14.80 $18.45
Southeast Minnesota
$14.73 $17.60 $18.89
Southwest Minnesota
$14.16 $14.75 $17.90
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$14.52 $14.87 $18.48

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 4,430 workers employed in this medium-sized career.

Where do Production Helpers most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in very high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is shrinking.

There will be a need for about 6,339 new Production Helpers to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Production Helpers
Area Employment Employment Change
U S 238,000 227,200 -10,800 -4.5%
Minnesota 4,701 4,528 -173 -3.7%
Central Minnesota 625 584 -41 -6.6%
Northeast Minnesota 190 197 7 3.7%
Northwest Minnesota 239 227 -12 -5%
Southeast Minnesota 346 323 -23 -6.6%
Southwest Minnesota 428 411 -17 -4%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 2,805 2,742 -63 -2.2%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.




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